Confederate Monument Vandalized in Richmond, Virginia

Confederate Monument Vandalized in Richmond, Virginia

On Thursday morning, the Jefferson Davis Confederate monument in Richmond, Virginia, was found to be vandalized. Located on Monument Street in the Fan District, the statue built in Davis’ honor now bears the phrase “BLACK LIVES MATTER” on the side. This phrase has been used by the national black community in protest of incidents of police […]

Sen. Tim Scott and Gov. Nikki Haley of S.C. Calling for Confederate Flag Removal

Sen. Tim Scott and Gov. Nikki Haley of S.C. Calling for Confederate Flag Removal

On Monday, Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) announced that he will join the growing movement among South Carolina lawmakers calling for the removal of the Confederate flag from the grounds of the state capital. Governor Nikki Haley will be at the Statehouse grounds this afternoon for a 4:00 p.m. news conference in Colombia. According to reports, […]

Churches Increase Security After Charleston Shooting

Churches Increase Security After Charleston Shooting

The recent Charleston massacre has caused churches around the globe to increase security measures. Many religious organizations already have security measures in place but have since sought ways to enhance what already exists. Other churches, in times past, operated under the “God is my refuge” model, but have decided to add a physical aspect to […]